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State Electronic Filing Guide

Contact Information:

Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Texas Franchise
Capitol Station
P.O. Box 13528
Austin, TX - 78711-1381
Website: www.window.state.tx.us/taxinfo/franchise/
Email: XMLBusiness@cpa.state.tx.us
Phone: 800-252-1381
State Guide Details:

Grace Period :
E-filing Mandate : No
Form for opting out of mandate : n/a
Federal and State E-files Can Be Linked : No, separate state submission is required
State Can Be E-filed Separately : Yes
Return Types Accepted Electronically : All but amended
Resident : Yes
Part Year Resident : Yes
Non-Resident : Yes
Amended : No
Estimate Payments : No
Extension : Yes
Additional Return Types :
Accepts Returns With : Zero Balance or Balance Due
Direct Deposit of Refunds : No
Payment of Balance Due by : If the amount reported and paid in the preceding State fiscal year is less than $100,000
Electronic Funds Withdrawal (Direct Debit) : Yes, if less than $100,000 if over $100,000 TEXNET is the only option
Credit Card : Yes, if less than $100,000 if over $100,000 TEXNET is the only option
Online ePayment : Yes - via TEXNET,for more information see https://texnet.cpa.state.tx.us/TXN_StartPage.asp
Signature Requirements : Act of e-filing is considered signature
Accepts eSignature : n/a
Supports PDF attachments :
Tax year(s) supported for e-filing : If a timely submitted report is rejected by the Comptroller, the submitter shall have a 10 calendar day perfection period from that submission to resubmit a corrected report.
Drivers License or State ID Required :
Average Refund Time :
E-filed Return :
Paper Return :
Application Requirements : None
Special Considerations : Need Taxpayer’s Web-file Number and Total revenue from last filed return. No pdf attachments allowed. Federal is not required to be electronically filed.

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